A wizard with a long beard and bright, flaming eyes places a table in front of you. On the table are two circular rings resembling frisbees. The wizard motions to the table. "We call them Galadriel rings after the great elf of Middle Earth, and we use the rings to test humans with whom we come in contact. As you see, one ring is red, the other gold. Both rings are the same size. The red ring is stuck to the table. The gold ring rotates around the red ring, touching it without slipping. When the gold ring has completed a turn around the red one, how many turns has it made around its own axis?"

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 180

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra

    Suppose that an architect is constructing a building with a rectangular front that is to be 60 feet high. About how long should the front be if he wants the appliance of a golden rectangle? (Assume w = 60 ft and that you are

    asked by Saray on December 2, 2016
  2. English

    Hi, this the description paper I posted before except I changed it. I have to redo it. I took you guy's advice please check and correct me. Thanks. By the door, there paused an impatient low spirited woman. She was in her twenties

    asked by Amy on September 22, 2010
  3. Absolute value statement

    This is part b:can someone help me of I'm doing this right. Mr. Wizard started at zero and jump to left 7 feet. Auntie long legs started at zero and John to right 5 feet. Wright an absolute value statement that shows the distance

    asked by Jessica on November 29, 2016
  4. English

    Thank you very much for your help.Here are some more sentences I'm not sure of. 1) An ancient mariner stops one among three wedding guests. This is fascinated by the mariner's grey beard and above all by his glittering eye. 2)The

    asked by Franco on November 1, 2010
  5. Physics

    In a movie, a stuntman places himself on the front of a truck as the truck accelerates. The co efficient of friction between the stuntman and the truck is 0.65. The stuntman is not standing on anything but can “stick” to the

    asked by John on September 22, 2011
  1. Chemistry

    How many atoms of nitrogen are in the 25.0g of ammonia? Use the molar mass to two decimal places found on the periodic table in the front of your text?

    asked by anonymous on October 19, 2013
  2. Math

    Jill's front door is 42" wide and 84" tall. She purchased a circular table that is 96 inches in diameter. Will the table fit through the front door? I know the answer is yes but how I don't understand the math???

    asked by Anonymous on March 24, 2011
  3. Technical Question

    The majority of the forums I could've posted this question on are practically dead so I wanted to see if it was better here. I use the application wabbitemu that uses a ti-84 Plus. It works well, but every time I close it the

    asked by Old User on November 21, 2018
  4. Math

    Jill's front door is 42" wide and 84" tall. She purchased a circular table that is 96 inches in diameter. Will the table fit through the front door?

    asked by Anonymous on March 24, 2011
  5. english

    The night has a thousand eyes, And the day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun. The mind has a thousand eyes, 5 And the heart but one: Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done. The Rhyme

    asked by 2phoneeeeee on December 1, 2014

More Similar Questions